Ideas of Community in the Early Modern World, 1500-1700
Please contact Alex Beeton or Ellen Paterson for further information as to whether this event has been postpone/is available online
Convenors: Alex Beeton, Ellen Paterson

All are very welcome to attend, refreshments are provided (though lunch is not).

9.00-9.30 Welcome and Introduction

9.30-11.00 Community in a Global World

‘Church of England Clerics and the Religious Diversity of the Ottoman World: The Case of Dr John Covel, 1670-77’ Charles Beirouti (New College)
‘‘Better than the House of Any Stranger’: Identity and Space at the English and Dutch Factories in Hirado, 1609-1640’ Callum Kelly (Wadham College)
“Fear, Rumour, and Epidemic Disease: Building Communities in Seventeenth-Century North America” Angeliki Myrillas-Brazeau (Lincoln College)

11.00-11.30 Refreshment Break

11.30-12.30 Community and Religion

‘Exiles or Cosmopolitans? Drama and Community at the English Catholic Colleges Abroad’ Christopher Archibald (New College)
‘‘Against all the Catholics’: The Spanish Ambassadors’ Support of English Recusants in Elizabethan England’ Heather McTaggart (Lincoln College)

12.30-1.30 Lunch

1.30-3.00 Community and Rhetoric

‘Petitioning Communities? The Leathersellers’ Company and Edward Darcy’s Leather Patent, 1592-6’ Ellen Paterson (Lincoln College)
‘‘Brought out of the English language into German’: Confessional Communities in Print 1547- 1603’ Kate Shore (Lincoln College)
‘Was there an Erasmian community in England, 1499-1536?’ Tim Wade (New College)

3.00-3.30 Refreshment Break

3.30-4.30 Community and Violence

‘Early Modern Militias and the Boundaries of Community’ Louis Morris (Pembroke College)

‘‘She was not only your Mother but your Captain’: English Nuns, Religious Violence, and Communal Identity in the Dutch Revolt’ Laura Roberts (Magdalen College)

4.30-5.00 Refreshment Break

5.00-6.00 Keynote Speech

‘The many lives of Gaspar Gomes de Faria: Community and Empire in Portuguese India’ Professor Giuseppe Marcocci (Exeter College)
Date: 20 April 2020, 9:00 (Monday, 0th week, Trinity 2020)
Venue: Lincoln College, Turl Street OX1 3DR
Venue Details: Berrow Building, Lower Lecture Room
Speaker: Various Speakers
Booking required?: Recommended
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Laura Spence